Westworld will headline the closing night of the 2022 ATX Television Festival on Saturday, June 4, before the Westworld Season 4 premieres Sunday, June 26. The stars and creators of the HBO drama will appear in a panel discussing Season 4 as part of the event, the festival announced May 11. Evan Rachel Wood, Jeffrey Wright, Luke Hemsworth and Angela Sarafyan are all set to appear. This year’s ATX TV Festival takes place June 2-5 in Austin, Texas.
Westworld co-creators, writers, directors and executive producers Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan will also be part of the June 4 panel, alongside writer/executive producer Alison Schapker. HBO Max will also host an ATX TV Trivia party for camp badge holders after the Westworld panel to test people’s knowledge of the streaming platform’s programming lineup. HBO and HBO Max are festival partners with ATX.
Other events at the 2022 ATX TV Festival include a conversation with ATX TV Breakthrough Award winner Sydney Sweeney (Euphoria, The White Lotus) and a panel with the station eleven creative team co-presented with Paramount Television Studios. The festival will also present Scrubs, Justifiedand Kinship meetings, as well as panels for angelyne, Dangerous women, I like it for youand more.
The “Comedy Showrunners” panel will include a panel discussion with A dark lady sketch show creator, showrunner, EP, writer and actor Robin Thede. Thede will also host a “micro-chat” titled “Robin Thede Answers Your Industry Questions.” And EuphoriaJen Malone’s music supervisor will join the panel discussion “The Last Note”.
Westworld All eight episodes of Season 4 will air on HBO and are available to stream on HBO Max. Ariana DeBose joins the cast as a recurring character, and the new season is described as “a dark odyssey into the fate of sentient life on earth.”
Thandiwe Newton, Ed Harris, Tessa Thompson, and Aaron Paul will also return for Season 4 along with Wood, Wright, Hemsworth, and Sarafyan.
WestworldSeason 4 premieres Sunday, June 26, HBO and HBO Max